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The Sakura, a 15.81-carat purple-pink diamond, has sold for $37.8 million at auction in Hong Kong – the largest sum paid for its type. Named after the Japanese word for cherry blossom, it’s another sparkler in the pandemic-proof fine jewellery market.
And while we’re legging it, a golden retriever pup born without a front right paw has been adopted by a 7yo boy who had his right foot amputated when he was a baby. “It was love at first sight,” Minnesotan mum Blaine Williams said. Aww…
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